Events and Conferences

Visit our Past Events page.

Fall 2016

Nicholas Shurgot – Fast Food & the Minimum Wage

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
11:30am Luncheon, Parents Room, MMCA at CMC, co-sponsored with CIE

Immigration & the Election Panel

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Giovanni Peri, UC Davis; Lanhee Chen, Stanford; Frank Bean, UC Irvine
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Morning Sessions in Freeberg Forum at CMC
Roundtable Luncheon 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm, MMCA at CMC

7th Annual CMC-UCLA Inland Empire Economic Forecast Conference

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Ed Leamer, National Forecast; Jerry Nickelsburg, State Forecast; Manfred Keil, Regional Forecast
7:00 am -10:30 am, Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, CA
co-sponsored with Rose Institute

Vote for Your Children

Thursday, October 13, 2016
Laurence Kotlikoff, 2016 Presidential Candidate
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Luncheon, Hampton Room, Scripps College

Chat Session with Nicole Appleton ’14

Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 pm, Parents Room, MMCA

Inaugural California Macroeconomics Conference

Friday, October 28, 2016
Keynote Luncheon: Nick Bloom, William Eberle Professor of Economics at Stanford University, Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Fellow at Econometrics Society
8:00 am – 6:00 pm, All Sessions in Freeberg Forum at CMC
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Keynote Luncheon, Hampton Room, Scripps College

Coachella Valley Economic Summit

November 1, 2016
Economic Report and Forecast - Manfred Keil, Associate Professor of Economics
8:00 am – 11:00 am, Palm Springs Convention Center

Fall Lowe Board Meeting

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Spring 2017

AEI Executive Council West Coast Policy Summit

Friday, February 10, 2017
6:00 pm dinner, MMCA at CMC

Saturday, February 11, 2017
7:00 am – 6:00 pm / MMCA at CMC

March Madness Final Four Tournament Game

March 14-19, 2017

8th Annual Southern California Conference in Applied Microeconomics

Friday, April 21, 2017
Keynote Luncheon: John List, Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
12:00 pm - Hampton Room at Scripps College
7:00 am – 6:00pm Location TBD
6:00 pm Dinner – Location TBD

Spring Lowe Board Meeting


Lowe Senior Thesis Writers’ Conference



Lowe Institute of Political Economy

Claremont McKenna College
500 E. Ninth Street
Claremont, CA 91711

Phone: (909) 621-8012
Fax: (909) 607-8008

Campus Location

Bauer Center, Third Floor
500 E. Ninth Street
Claremont, CA 91711